Hi-Spirits Breaks Out The Brands For London Cocktail Week

Hi-Spirits will be celebrating the capital’s booming cocktail culture by putting some of the biggest brands in its portfolio in the spotlight during London Cocktail Week. Southern Comfort, Buffalo Trace bourbon, Tito’s Handmade Vodka and the classic Italian Fratelli Branca liqueur range will all be featured, with the cocktail cognoscenti able to enjoy a rangeContinue reading “Hi-Spirits Breaks Out The Brands For London Cocktail Week”

Hi-Spirits Shakes Up London Cocktail Week

Southern Comfort, Buffalo Trace Bourbon and Langley’s Gin will all have a high profile during London Cocktail Week 2016, with unique drinks and a diverse offer from distributor Hi-Spirits. This year’s celebration of the capital’s thriving cocktail culture, running from 3 – 9 October, promises to be the biggest and most vibrant yet. The Southern Comfort ChickenContinue reading “Hi-Spirits Shakes Up London Cocktail Week”

Southern Comfort Tasting Notes

Southern Comfort is a brand that everyone knows. Go to any bar and you will see it showcased with your favourite mixer or blended into a cocktail. But have you ever tried it straight? Over a couple of cubes of ice? It’s a rarity you ever hear this spirit called over a bar to be drunkContinue reading “Southern Comfort Tasting Notes”

The Liquorists Seasonal Spirits Trail

Last night was the final installment of the year in The Liquorists busy calendar, the seasonal spirits trail! Following the same concept of their Vodka trail last month, we were to be enjoying 5 different spirits, 5 different cocktails in 5 different bars accompanied by 5 different light bite appetizers. Sound daunting? Challenge accepted! Starting the nightContinue reading “The Liquorists Seasonal Spirits Trail”

24 Days of Christmas Cocktails – Day 7

One from the Bacardi Brown-Forman guys using Southern Comfort to create an after-dinner winter warmer. Day 7 – Southern Comfort Hot Bramble – Southern Comfort Glass – Highball (heat proof) glass Ingredients – 25ml Southern Comfort 50ml red wine 25ml apple juice 1 cinnamon stick 1 Star Anise 1.5 tsps of caster sugar dash ofContinue reading “24 Days of Christmas Cocktails – Day 7”

Morgan’s Spiced & Coke Pre-mixed Tasting Notes

As well as being handed a can of Southern Comfort mixer (https://drinksenthusiast.wordpress.com/2011/08/17/southern-comfort-lemonade-lime-pre-mixer-tasting-notes/) I was also able to taste the Morgan’s Spiced offering of their pre-mixer with coke. With a strength of 6.4% and my love of rum, this is a perfect mix! The aromas and smells of vanilla instantly hit your nostrils with a spiceContinue reading “Morgan’s Spiced & Coke Pre-mixed Tasting Notes”

Southern Comfort Lemonade & Lime Pre-mixer Tasting Notes

I was handed another pre-mixer a few days ago by a friend of mine after she learnt of my love for Southern Comfort. It comes mixed with lime and lemonade and at 5% I was expecting a similar experience as the Malibu & Cranberry pre-mix (https://drinksenthusiast.wordpress.com/2011/07/22/pre-mixed-malibu-cranberry-tasting-notes/) Upon opening the can, no distinct aromas came out, althoughContinue reading “Southern Comfort Lemonade & Lime Pre-mixer Tasting Notes”